Size and weight is a big decision factor when you are trying to find the ideal camera for your needs.
In this section, We are going to illustrate Panasonic FX48 and Pentax WG-1 GPS side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic FX48 has external dimensions of 95 x 53 x 22 mm (3.74 x 2.09 x 0.87″) and weighs 150 g (0.33 lb / 5.29 oz) (including batteries). Pentax WG-1 GPS has external dimensions of 116 x 59 x 29 mm (4.55 x 2.3 x 1.12″) and weighs 167 g (0.37 lb / 5.89 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic FX48 and Pentax WG-1 GPS. Panasonic FX48 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 21mm narrower, 6mm shorter and 7mm thinner than Pentax WG-1 GPS.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic FX48 and Pentax WG-1 GPS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic FX48 is 17g lighter than the Pentax WG-1 GPS but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Pentax WG-1 GPS's 2.7" LCD screen is slightly larger than Panasonic FX48's 2.5" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.